ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2009In June 2009, the government of Russia announced a change in import duties.
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Decree # 499 of the Russian Government, dated 15 June 2009, "on temporary import tariff rate on Plates, Sheets, Film, Foil, Strip of Plastics ". See "Rossiyskaya Gazeta"# 4936 - official newspaper of the Russian Government--23 June 2009.
The Russian Government has issued a Decree on 15 June 2009 that will result in a temporary minimum import tariff on "other plates", sheets, film, foil, strip of plastics. From now on the minimum tariff payment will be no less than 0.35 euro per kilogram of imported matter. The previously applied 10 percent ad valorem tariff has also been retained.